Albert Lord Avery
|Albert Lord Avery|
|Born||April 16, 1817|
|Died||May 21, 1901|
|Spouse||Marian Campbell Avery|
Emily Campbell Avery
|Parents||Asa Lord and Betsey Miner Avery|
|Children||Emily Campbell Avery|
Hellen Florida Avery
Marian Elizabeth Avery
John Campbell Avery
Albert Miner Avery
Richard McCord Avery
Albert Lord Avery was a Pensacola businessman known primarily for his engagement in the hardware business. He founded the firm now known as Pensacola Hardware.
Born in Groton, Connecticut in 1817, Albert Lord Avery came to the Pensacola area in 1833, and engaged in the hardware business shortly thereafter. In 1876, he took his son Albert Miner Avery as a partner, calling the firm A. L. and A. M. Avery. After the elder Avery's retirement, the firm continued under the management of his son, eventually becoming Pensacola Hardware.
- Makers of America: An Historical and Biographical Work by an Able Corps of Writers. Jacksonville, FL Historical Society (1909).